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Femi Adesina: "I Spoke With President Buhari Today" + Transcript Of Femi Adesina's Call With Buhari

AND PRESIDENT BUHARI CALLED AT 2:43 P.M

At exactly 2.43 p.m today, Saturday, February 25, 2017, my phone rang. Who was at the other end? Tunde Sabiu, personal assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari.

"Hold on for Mr President," Tunde said.
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FG Recalls Sacked NCAA Directors

The Federal Government has recalled two out of the nine directors who were sacked from the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) on Friday.

The duo are Alhaji Adamu Abdullahi,Director of Consumer Protection, and Capt. Ayodele Sasegbon, Director of General...

German Secret BND Spied On Nigerian Media, Others

Germany’s foreign intelligence service BND long spied on journalists of the BBC, The New York Times, Reuters and other media, news weekly Der Spiegel reported Friday.

Media rights group Reporters Without Borders labelled the alleged surveillance “a monstrous...

FG Appoints 3 New Directors, General Manager For FAAN

The Federal Government has appointed three new Directors and a General Manager for the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN). A statement signed by FAAN’s Acting General Manager, Mr Henrietta Yakubu, disclosed this on Friday in Abuja.

Yakubu said the...

Xenophobic attacks: Nigerians vow to remain in South Africa

Despite repeated xenophobic attacks, some Nigerians in South Africa have said they would not return home.
 
Citing unemployment, insecurity, kidnappings, poor infrastructure and epileptic power supply, the Nigerians described returning to the country as...

Abubakar Shekau Kills Boko Haram’s Spokesman Over ‘leadership Plot’

The leader of Boko Haram’s main faction, Abubakar Shekau, has admitted killing the group’s purported spokesman over an apparent plot to oust him, he said in an audio recording obtained by AFP.

In the 50-minute tape of a meeting with the inner circle of his...

Nigerians denied entry into U.S as groups vow to fight Trump’s travel ban

Following some complaints from some Nigerians that they were denied entry into the United States due to President Trump’s travel ban on some Muslim countries, the Nigerian community in U.S says it is prepared to legally defend any Nigerian traveller coming to the US if...

Should we start counting how many South Africans have died in South Africa at the hands of Nigerians? - Gigaba

This is the question posed by Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba in response to a question about the figure of 116 Nigerians said to have been killed in South Africa in the past two years.

This week a senior Nigerian presidential aide on foreign affairs,...

Travelers Alarmed as Federal Agents Check IDs After Domestic Flight Lands

U.S. Customs and Border Protection confirmed Thursday that their agents requested to see the identification of domestic flight passengers landing at a New York airport Wednesday night as they searched for an undocumented immigrant who had received a deportation order to...

When Astronauts Received Holy Communion in Space

In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.

Fifty-five years ago — on February 20, 1962 — NASA launched one of the most important flights in American history. On that day, astronaut John Glenn became the first American to circle the globe aboard...

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